Art, Collage, contemporary art, Mixed Media, Painting

Collage Art by Nick Gentry

  Contemporary artists Nick Gentry creates unique portraits using media that he finds and that his given to him.  He uses film (negatives), old floppy disk drives, and x-rays among other media materials.   His work encompasses crowd sourcing, found art,  and archiving memories making bold statements about contemporary culture, technology, and art.  You can see… Continue reading Collage Art by Nick Gentry

Art, Mixed Media, Music, Painting

Erik Otto’s Work Rises Like the Sun

  Erik Otto is a professional artist who lives in San Francisco.  He works with recycled materials, and in addition to smaller works he also creates larger installations pieces.  All of Erik’s work is fluid and bright – he often includes mirrors and neon lights.  I think the best think about his works is that… Continue reading Erik Otto’s Work Rises Like the Sun

Art, Digital Art, Mixed Media, Music, Painting, Photography

Dreams from Chile

Chilean artist Christian Schloe's surreal art creates an amazing dream world.  It is full of clouds, birds, stars, butterflies and beautifully clothed Victorian figures straight from Sherlock Holmes' world.  You can see more of Christian Schloe's work on Facebook HERE, and HERE.      

Art, Drawing, Illustration, Mixed Media, Music, Painting, Photography

Understanding This New Art Movement of Defacement Part 3

Part 1 Part 2 Part 3 Are these works a metaphor for violence? As I said before, these works to me seem to be doing violence against the subjects that are being depicted.  I am struggling to understand this.  Is this a protest against the violence in society?  Are these individuals making statements about the… Continue reading Understanding This New Art Movement of Defacement Part 3